Value Added Tax (VAT) Specialist

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
USD 50,000 to 60,000 Plus benefits ( Tax Free )
Employment Type:
Full time
Accounting & Finance
Sub Sector:
Audit, Practice, Tax
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Job Description

In preparation for the introduction of UAE VAT during 2018 these contract roles are designed to support and assist in the planning for their SME and corporate clients to ensure adequate preparation and adherence of this tax roll out.
Coupled with this, the role will extend to areas of tax planning and reporting to ensure all compliance and submissions are aligned to meet the defined regulations. You will also focus on providing structuring/re-structuring advisory; ensuring that all financial accounting criterion are considered and recognised to meet all areas of compliance and audit guidelines.

The successful candidate should be able to demonstrate an understanding and core focus of VAT regulation, policy and accounting processes. Ideally, this experience shall be gained from mature international markets where the VAT model is well defined and the experience is engrained. This experience could also be achieved from within a global accounting or shared service hub, serving cross-border clients and transfer pricing. The client would look to identify candidates who also possess a professional qualification linked to tax accounting and planning.